kernel security and bug fix update

ID ELSA-2009-1550
Type oraclelinux
Reporter Oracle
Modified 2009-11-04T00:00:00


[2.4.21-] - add directio support for qla drivers (herb) [ora 6346849] - support PT Quad card [ora 5751043] - io to nfs partition hangs [ora 5088963] - add entropy for bnx2 nic [ora 5931647] - avoid large allocation-fragmentation in MTU (zab) - fix clear highpage (wli) [2.4.21-63.EL] - fs: fix pipe null pointer dereference (Don Howard) [530935] {CVE-2009-3547} [2.4.21-61.EL] - ipv6: use timer pending to fix bridge reference count problem (Don Howard) [457010] - net: fix unix socket panic (Don Howard) [470432] {CVE-2008-5029} - unix: fix oom with unix socket garbage collector [473266] {CVE-2008-5300} - exit_notify: kill the wrong capable check (Don Howard) [497266] {CVE-2009-1337} - e1000: fix skb_over_panic (Don Howard) [503439] {CVE-2009-1385} - net: ensure devname passed to SO_BINDTODEVICE is NULL-terminated (Don Howard) [505514] - kernel: personality handling: fix per_clear_on_setid (Don Howard) [508845] {CVE-2009-1895} - build with fno-delete-null-pointer-checks (Don Howard) [511185] - implement mmap_min_addr infrastructure (Don Howard) [512642] - execve: must clear current->clear_child_tid (Don Howard) [515426] {CVE-2009-2848} - net: Fix info leaks in getname() implementations (Don Howard) [520292] {CVE-2009-3002} - net: ipv4: ip_append_data handle NULL routing table (Don Howard) [520300]